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New Banksy-style artwork pokes fun at GCHQ

New Banksy-style artwork pokes fun at GCHQ

Radical graffiti artist Banksy has come under the spotlight after what is suspected to be his artwork appeared in the vicinity of the UK’s most prolific spying agency. The work appeared to be pouring scorn over the actions of the nefarious GCHQ which has developed a reputation for eavesdropping on the phone calls and internet activities of millions of innocent[Read More...]

Do you have a Yahoo webcam? The British govt are using it to spy on you

Do you have a Yahoo webcam? The British govt are using it to spy on you

The photographs and intimate details of millions of web users has been captured and intercepted by British spy agency GCHQ, it has been revealed. The nefarious agency, working in conjunction with their American counterparts in the controversial snooping group – the National Security Agency (NSA) has been spying on millions of British Yahoo users. Despite the fact that many of[Read More...]

Facebook to use artificial intelligence to conduct surveillance on users

Facebook to use artificial intelligence to conduct surveillance on users

Facebook has teamed up with New York University, as part of an artificial intelligence project designed to conduct more surveillance on Facebook users. The technology will allow the tech giant to effectively put together a DNA map which allows them to see your purchasing habits, your conversations, your traveling habits and, most importantly, your health and medical records. Essentially, what[Read More...]

NSA documents unveil the full extent of their spying technology

NSA documents unveil the full extent of their spying technology

The NSA have uncovered a way to spy on all digital communications through a ‘loophole’ which is built into most electronic devices, it has been revealed. Under a Freedom of Information Act request uncovered by journalists at the news website Spiegel, NSA agents are able to keep an eye on all levels of our digital lives – from computing centres[Read More...]

Lamp posts have been fitted with listening devices and cameras in order to monitor conversations in public

High-powered bugs to eavesdrop on street conversations

The government has announced that all street conversations in the UK will now be monitored with listening devices inserted into lamp posts. Think I’m joking? Councils across several major cities in England have announced the insertion of new “intelligent” listening devices  which will allegedly be used to counteract terrorism and crime. The Sigard system has been tested in London, Manchester,[Read More...]